Making Democracy Work

Town Charter and Education Position

Town Charter

Town Charter (Consensus 1987; update 1989, 1990, 1991 , 1998, 2007, 2013)

LWV of Falmouth Supports:

  • The Town charter form of government as adopted on January 1, 1991 and amended in May, 2013


Education (Original consensus 1975; updated 1983)

LWV of Falmouth Supports:

  • School budget process
  • Use of subcommittees
  • Citizen participation
  • Increased effectiveness through public meetings, publicity, and early completion of budget for public explanation and resolution with Finance Committee and town administration
  • Policy review process and the procedure manual